Monthly Archives: July 2010

Val Chatel

Yesterday I was transported back in time. I was a teenager learning to downhill ski. My best friend in high school Cathie was a skier..she would invite me to go along. I was not a very good skier, I was … Continue reading

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Waterfront at Walker, Minnesota

Recently we had lunch at the waterfront in Walker, Minnesota. It was fun to watch the sailboats zip back and forth. Chance loved watching the Seagulls. I was taking some photographs for a photography challenge, so while Far Guy walked … Continue reading

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It is a fact of life, when you get older, your body or mind starts to fail. Your big outings are to the Clinic, and if you feel up to it after that you might live dangerously and go out … Continue reading

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Wistful Wednesday: 1970

These are a couple of my cousins, they are lucky kids, they were adopted by my Uncle Adolph and Aunt Lila back in the late 1960’s. They were much waited for babies. My Uncle and Aunt built a brand new … Continue reading

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Chance: My Sisters turn again! Far Side says I should talk about my sisters, that way she won’t get in trouble..and just between you and me they both love me so much that it would take an awful lot for me to … Continue reading

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Dog Catcher

We had a great day out on Cass Lake with our daughters and their families yesterday. It was a beautiful day, one of those perfect to be on the lake of those days you dream about in the winter. … Continue reading

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Far Guys Hobby: Lionel Trains

Yesterday we were on one of those missions. Going to a train show.. Going to buy some cool cars for the train..choo choo! Far Guy was so excited he could hardly sleep. He has been looking forward to this sale … Continue reading

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Wildflowers: July 24, 2010

Time for some flowers! These photos now come complete with mosquito bites. All the rain we have gotten has made the mosquitoes go just wild. Far Guy got some stuff that you can use on horses for Chance, that is … Continue reading

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Hooked or Hooked Up?

 I have Far Guy hooked on Garage Sales, ever since he found that one piece for his Lionel Train (The Depot) for a whole dollar he has been "hooked." There are many advantages to this situation, he straightens up the … Continue reading

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Chance : A High Chair

Hey, It it’s me the blogging Border Collie! The other day we went to town. Far Side saw a new attraction outside the newest tourist trap and just had to stop and take a photo.   Far Guy lifted me … Continue reading

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